Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: "David Renström" <david.renstrom@×××××××××××××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] [gentoo-dev] new victim...err...dev: Jonathan Hood (squinky86 (fwd)
Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2004 15:53:40
Message-Id: 5.1.1.6.0.20040406175256.01d887b0@127.0.0.1
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] [gentoo-dev] new victim...err...dev: Jonathan Hood (squinky86 (fwd) by Nick Van Vlaenderen
Hi Nick!

Oh, it's that simple. I thought that the LiveCD booted into some kind of 
installer. I'll try it tonight.

Regards,
/David R.
At 16:53 2004-04-06 +0200, you wrote:
>Hi David, > >This is how I do it: >- put the correct BRLTTY executable from http://brlstatx.brlspeak.net on a >floppy >- boot from the live cd >- mkdir /mnt/floppy;mount /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy;/mnt/floppy/brltty > > >From that point, your braille display works. You are in the console and can >install Gentoo. > >If you need more help, just let me know. > >Nick >----- Original Message ----- >From: "David Renström" <david.renstrom@×××××××××××××××××××××.com> >To: <gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o> >Sent: Tuesday, April 06, 2004 3:52 PM >Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] [gentoo-dev] new victim...err...dev: >Jonathan Hood (squinky86 (fwd) > > > > Hi everyone! > > > > I'm new to Gentoo and willing to install it using BRLTTY. How do I go >about > > doing this? The boot disk doesn't seem to be hackable, does it? Is there > > any boot disk out there that will run BRLTTY? May I boot up using another > > boot disk and then invoke the installation on the LiveCD? If so, how? > > > > Regards, > > /David R. > > At 08:02 2004-04-06 -0400, you wrote: > > >Good! Now, if only the installer was easier, hahahahaha. > > >----- Original Message ----- > > >From: "Deedra Waters" <dmwaters@g.o> > > >To: <gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o> > > >Sent: Monday, April 05, 2004 4:24 PM > > >Subject: [gentoo-accessibility] [gentoo-dev] new victim...err...dev: > > >Jonathan Hood (squinky86 (fwd) > > > > > > > > > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > > > > Hash: SHA1 > > > > > > > > I'm forwarding this here for those of you who may not be subscribed to > > > > gentoo-dev. > > > > Squinky86 will be maintaining the speech-dispatcher ebuild along with > > > > helping with other related ebuilds. > > > > > > > > > > > > - -- > > > > Gentoo Linux: dmwaters@g.o > > > > http://www.gentoo.org > > > > > > > > - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- > > > > Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 15:11:09 -0500 (CDT) > > > > From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o> > > > > To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o, gentoo-core@l.g.o > > > > Subject: [gentoo-dev] new victim...err...dev: Jonathan Hood (squinky86 > > > > > > > > > - --[PinePGP]--------------------------------------------------[begin]-- > > > > Hi guys, > > > > > > > > Jon has come to join the gentoo team from Huntsville, AL. Jon will be > > > > helping out with the accessibility project mainly with ebuilds. (This > > > > means I get to torture him on a daily basis yay!) Jon is also working >on > > > > the sword ebuilds, helping bring those packages up to date, etc. He >has > > > > also submitted some patches to some sourceforge projects, and calls > > > > himself a "traveling patcher" > > > > > > > > Jon is 17 years old, and is currently a highschool/college student >(dual > > > > enrolled) He says that this leaves him with way too much time on his > > > > hands. Jon has an older brother, younger brother, and younger sister. >He > > > > says that his father hates linux, so naturally he had to install it >and > > > > find out about it.:) > > > > > > > > Please help me welcome Jon to the gentoo team. He will make a great > > > > adision to the gentoo project.:) > > > > > > > > Deedra > > > > > > > > > > > > - -- > > > > Gentoo Linux: dmwaters@g.o > > > > http://www.gentoo.org > > > > > - --[PinePGP]----------------------------------------------------------- > > > > gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 5 15:11:25 2004 CDT using DSA key ID >E4C635CF > > > > gpg: Good signature from "Deedra Waters <dmwaters@××××××××××××.com>" > > > > gpg: aka "Deedra Waters <dmwaters@××××××××.net>" > > > > gpg: aka "Deedra Waters <deedra@××××××××.us>" > > > > gpg: aka "Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>" > > > > > - --[PinePGP]----------------------------------------------------[end]-- > > > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > > > > Version: GnuPG v1.2.4 (GNU/Linux) > > > > > > > > iD8DBQFAccCWU5AGPOTGNc8RAqWnAJ9Yb10HiVsUNJ/YvYyYGeZidLrnKQCglgB2 > > > > YM3DZtsbmHVns9A3uBIQ//0= > > > > =HQry > > > > -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- > > > > > > > > -- > > > > gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list > > > > > > > > > > > > >-- > > >gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list > > > > ****************************************************************** > > * Phone: +46(0)910-78 17 51 * > > * Mobile: +46(0)70-641 96 20 * > > * Mail: david.renstrom@×××××××××××××××××××××.com * > > * ICQ#: 122060651 * > > ****************************************************************** > > > > > > -- > > gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list > > > > > > > > > >-- >gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list
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